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Matti Aleksi Timonen
Software developer

Personal information

  • Phone: +358 50 3230482
  • Room: Me/359
  • Email: matti.timonen[at] (please fix the address before mailing!)

  • Date of birth: 31 January 1976

  • Current research interests: Development of LabVIEW based software for laboratory research (measurement system control and data analysis), system desing, hardware and software integration

  • Education:
    • Graduate of Finnish Upper Secondary School, Kuopion lyseon lukio (1995)

  • Language proficiency:
    • Finnish, native language
    • English, fluent
    • Swedish, basics

  • Skills: Software design, LabVIEW, C++, Java, Assembler

  • Hobbies: electronics, embedded systems, guitar, 2 cats, cycling


(full papers, conference proceedings)
  1. Timonen MA, Töyräs J, Aula AS, Karjalainen JP, Riekkinen O, Jurvelin JS, Technical and practical improvements in arthroscopic indentation technique for diagnostics of articular cartilage softening. Journal of Medical Engineering & Technology, 35(1): 40-6, 2011.

  2. Hakulinen MA, Day JS, Töyräs J, Timonen M, Kröger H, Weinans H, Kiviranta I, Jurvelin JS, Prediction of density and mechanical properties of human trabecular bone in vitro by using ultrasound transmission and backscattering measurements at 0.2-6.7 MHz frequency range. Pyhsics in Medicine and Biology, 50(8): 1629-42, 2005.

  3. Riekkinen O, Hakulinen MA, Timonen M, Töyräs J, Jurvelin JS, Influence of overlying soft tissues on trabecular bone acoustic measurement at various ultrasound frequencies. Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, 32(7): 1073-83, 2006.

  1. Timonen MA, Karjalainen JP, Riekkinen O, Jurvelin JS, Technical and Practical Improvements in Arthroscopic Indentation Technique of Articular Cartilage. 55th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Las Vegas, NV, Feb 22-25, 2009.

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